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CIO: 'Career is Over' or the new route to being the CEO?

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CIOs are no longer thinking of their title as Career Is Over, but can they make it in other senior executive roles?
27 Jan 2015

AstraZeneca chooses Box for content sharing across 51,000 employees

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Cloud firm’s successful IPO starts with a bang
27 Jan 2015

Why the Hadoop big data bubble will continue to expand in 2015

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After HortonWorks' successful IPO, MapR and Cloudera are out to prove that they too can flourish on the public stage
27 Jan 2015

Google defends policy to abandon security fixes on Android versions older than KitKat

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Is Android finally too fragmented to keep supporting earlier WebKit builds?
26 Jan 2015

UPDATED: IBM to slash over 110,000 jobs in 26 per cent workforce reduction says report

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Largest cut in history will see most layoffs in US, but global and contractors should beware for 2015
26 Jan 2015

Interview: Darren Price, group CIO, and Ian Hood, group chief digital officer, drive change at RSA Insurance

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Price and Hood take time out from a group-wide desktop upgrade, a major migration to Microsoft collaboration tools, a move to more flexible and agile working, and an ongoing recruitment drive to explain why the insurance giant is embracing so much change
27 Jan 2015

A smarter home is a safer home - but it may not be such a private home

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Martin Vesper of DigitalSTROM on how dumb appliances are becoming intelligent and connecting to services in the cloud
27 Jan 2015

IBM: There will be layoffs, but 110,000 is 'ridiculous and baseless'

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Reports 'off by a factor of 10' says company, meaning 10,000 jobs probably to go
27 Jan 2015

Opposition grows to 'snoopers' charter' introduced by the back door

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House of Lords vote on terrorism bill today could see twice-rejected Data Communications Bill become law
26 Jan 2015

Confirmed: Windows enterprise users to also receive free Windows 10 upgrades

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Windows 7, 8 and 8.1 all included under same agreement as consumers
23 Jan 2015
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BETT 2015: How is the IT industry reacting to the demands of a new curriculum?

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Education secretary has eye on IT not just as a skill, but as a way to revolutionise teaching through big data and IoT
23 Jan 2015

Three UK to acquire O2 from Telefónica

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O2 deal will make Three the biggest mobile operator in the UK
23 Jan 2015

'Snoopers' charter' sneaked into counter-terrorism bill

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Provisions of twice-rejected Communications Data Bill added to Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill
22 Jan 2015

Oracle pushes record number of patches in latest security update - and urges users to apply them ASAP

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169 security fixes for Oracle database, enterprise software and Java intended to fix critical vulnerabilities
22 Jan 2015

'Disable Adobe Flash now': popular browser plug-in at risk in zero-day security flaw

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One week after Adobe fixed nine critical security flaws in Adobe Flash, a new exploit has emerged – and is already incorporated into exploit packs
22 Jan 2015

Retailers are facing up to severe threat posed by cyber security lapses, says top lawyer

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Pinsent Masons partner and retail head Tom Leman claims that retailers are starting to face up to security threats
21 Jan 2015

Sheffield City Council extends backoffice outsourcing contract with Capita in £170m deal

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Capita extends “transformation partnership” with Sheffield City Council by a further six years in deal worth £140m-£170m
21 Jan 2015

NHS’s Sir Bruce Keogh claims wearable tech could revolutionise healthcare

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NHS medical director believes smart devices could help to slash hospital admissions
21 Jan 2015

EU swings behind David Cameron's encryption plan – as party grassroots voice opposition

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Leaked EU document calls for government encryption controls, as demanded by Prime Minister David Cameron
23 Jan 2015

Big data and the need for speed

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The database can be a bottleneck in organisations' efforts to gain actionable insights from their data, says EXASOL CMO
23 Jan 2015

Oracle Java the most risky software despite increase in Microsoft flaws

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Versions of Apple QuickTime, Adobe Reader and VLC Media Player also rank highly on 'most exposed' list
22 Jan 2015

WhatsApp launches web messenger for browsers

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But Apple Mac users won't be able to use it due to 'platform limitations'
22 Jan 2015

Windows 10 to be free to users of Windows 7 and 8 - but will Microsoft's 'as a service' aspirations put people off?

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Augmented reality visor, more on Universal Apps for Windows Phone and 4K Surface Hub display also unveiled by Microsoft
21 Jan 2015

Canonical makes pitch for internet of things as Accenture says IoT market could boost UK economy by £350bn

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Slimline version of Ubuntu intended for high-powered embedded devices announced by Canonical
21 Jan 2015

How Net-A-Porter CIO Hugh Fahy drives innovation with a start-up mentality

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Fahy tells Computing how innovations around data, mobile, software development and more are benefiting the global luxury fashion retailer and its customers
21 Jan 2015

Why Bet365 CIO Martin Davies isn’t chancing it with 'fashionable' technology

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Davies doesn't believe DevOps, BYOD or a hybrid cloud suit the nature of the online gambling firm's business
21 Jan 2015